Tag Archives: Kent Nilsson

7th-seeded ’84-’85 Flames Upset 3rd-seeded ’03-’04 Flames in Six Games to Advance to Qualifier Final

The 3rd-seeded ’03-’04 Flames outshot the 7th-seeded ’84-’85 Flames 45-31 in Game 1, but it was the ’84-’85 Flames that won, 4-1. Goalie Reggie Lemelin made 44 saves to lead them to the opening win. It was the same thing … Continue reading

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Beers and Nilsson Lead 7th-seeded ’84-’85 Flames in Five-Game Upset of 2nd-seeded ’85-’86 Flames

Eddy Beers and Kent Nilsson of the 7th-seeded ’84-’85 Flames were the two stars of this series from the start. In Game 1, Beers netted a hat trick and Nilsson tallied three assists as the ’84-’85 Flames won 6-2. Then, … Continue reading

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Nilsson and Chouinard Propel 2nd-Seeded ’79-’80 Flames Over ’74-’75 Flames in Six Games; Advance to Semis

The #2 seed, the ’79-’80 Atlanta Flames, seemed to be poised for a quick victory or even a sweep after taking the first two games of the series by a combined score of 10-2. Guy Chouinard and Kent Nilsson led … Continue reading

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Preview of 2015 Atlanta Flames Qualifying Tournament

Here is a little description of each team in the bracket: ’76-’77 Atlanta Flames (34-34-12, 80 points (2nd in Patrick Division), Lost in Preliminary Round) ’79-’80 Atlanta Flames (35-32-13, 83 points (4th in Patrick Division), Lost in Preliminary Round) ’78-’79 … Continue reading

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